IFB 'deeply concerned' about Chinese retaliation
The United States increased tariffs to 25 percent on $200 billion worth of Chinese products Friday. The Chinese vowed to retaliate.
Published May 13, 2019
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IFB sets its national legislative priorities
Trade tops list of issues the organization will be working on in Washington, D.C.
Published February 1, 2019
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IFB supports AFBF trade dispute policy
Much-debated language calls for negotiation - not tariffs.
Published January 18, 2019
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